Yogi Ferrell: 2016 Draft Prospect

Height: 6-0
Weight: 178
Position: PG
College: Indiana
Age: 23

2015-2016 Season Stats

PPG: 17.3
RPG: 3.8
APG: 5.6
BLK: 0.0
STL: 1.1

Player Bio
Courtesy of Indiana Athletics

AS A SENIOR(2015-16): IU Male Athlete of the Year ... named the 45th All-American in IU history … earned Second Team All-American honors from Sporting News and USA Today … was named Third Team All-American by CBS Sports and Associated Press … part of the 10-person Wendy’s Wooden Award All-American team … a All-District honoree by the USBWA and NABC … one of five finalists for the Cousy Award, which is handed out to the top point guard in the country each season … earned unanimous First Team All-Big Ten honors ... was also added to the Big Ten All-Defensive team ... finished his career ranked sixth in school history in career points (1,986), first in career assists (633), and second in made 3-Pointers for a career (272) ... set an IU record by playing and staring in all 137 games during his career … he is the only player in program history to lead the team in assists for four years … his 195 assists as a senior were two shy of the IU single-season record and were the most by an IU senior … had eight games of 20+ points this season, including two 30+ point games ... played and started all 35 games ... averaged 17.3 points, 3.8 rebounds, and 5.5 assists … totaled 15 points, nine rebounds, and six assists against Creighton ... scored 15 points and added five dimes against Duke ... poured in a career-best 38 points in addition to five assists and five rebounds against IPFW ... posted 24 points, and seven assists against Nebraska ... dropped 19 points against Wisconsin, including several clutch buckets at the end of the game ... set the new school record for career assists on a first half assist to Max Bielfeldt against Illinois on Jan. 19 ... netted 30 points and added seven rebounds at Wisconsin ... scored 17 points and added nine dimes in the win at Michigan ... in the win at Illinois, he led a second half comeback and finished with 27 points, five rebounds and five assists ... scored 20 points, including the clinching 3-point field goal in the final minute to secure the win and clinch the Big Ten outright championship ... on Senior Day, he scored 17 points to go with four rebounds and four assists against Maryland ... scored 14 points and dished out eight assists against Michigan at the Big Ten Tournament ... posted his first career double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds against Chattanooga in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament... tallied 18 points, five rebounds, and four assists against Kentucky in the Round of 32 ... dropped 25 points, four assists, and three rebounds against North Carolina in the Regional Semifinal of the NCAA Tournament.

AS A JUNIOR (2014-15): FIRST TEAM ALL-BIG TEN ... named to NABC First Team All-District and USBWA All-District ... Ranked 22nd on the IU career scoring list with 1,379 points in his first three seasons ... was sixth in career assists (438) ... made 193 career 3-point field goals, the fourth-most in IU history ... made at least one 3-point field goal in 65 straight games, the longest active streak in the country and an IU record ... led the team in scoring (16.3) and assists (4.9) per game and ranked fourth in rebounds per game (3.2) ... had 11 games of 20+ points this season ... posted a 2.6-to-1 assist -to-turnover ratio ... made 82 3-point field goals, the most ever by a junior at Indiana ... started all 34 games and has played in 102 career games ... had 20 points and seven assists in the win over Texas Southern ... totaled 13 points, five rebounds and seven assists against SMU ... poured in 27 points in addition to seven assists against EWU ... had 15 points, six rebounds and six assists against UNCG ... posted 13 points, seven rebounds and five assists against Louisville ... dropped 20 points against Butler ... tallied 27 points against Georgetown at MSG ... had just five points but added eight assists and five rebounds in the win at Nebraska ... logged seven points and nine assists in the win at Illinois ... recorded 24 points and five assists in the win over Maryland ... followed up the Maryland game with 26 points at Ohio State, aided by a 6-of-11 effort from behind the 3-point line ... registered third consecutive 20-point game with 21 points and three assists against Purdue ... in the win over Michigan, he posted 18 points, four rebounds and six assists ... scored 23 points, grabbed five rebounds and dished out six assists at Maryland ... ran the offense to the tune of 11 assists in a win over Minnesota ... had 21 points, five rebounds and four assists against Purdue ... closed the regular season with 21 points, seven boards and six assists against Michigan State ... had 17 points, five assists and two steals against Northwestern in the Big Ten Tournament ... finished with 18 points versus Maryland in the Quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament ... dropped 24 points and three assists in the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament against Wichita St.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2013-14): Started all 32 games ... garnered second team All-Big Ten accolades from the media and coaches ... named USBWA All-District as well as NABC All-District ... averaged a team-best 17.2 points per game ... also averaged 3.0 rebounds and 3.9 assists per contest ... is the first player in IU history to record 120 or more assists in his first two seasons since Isiah Thomas did it in 1980 and 1981 ... connected on 88 3-point field goals, the second-most in a single season in Indiana history (Alford - 107, 1987) ... shot 40.0 percent from the 3-point line (88-of-220) ... increased his production in Big Ten Play, averaging 17.8 points per contest ... posted 20 points in 31 minutes of play against Southern Indiana in an exhibition game, including 6-of-10 from 3-point line ... had 14 points, three assists and two steals in an exhibition game against Hilldale ... poured in 11 points along with six rebounds and three assists against Chicago State in the season opener ... scored 17 points while grabbing three boards and dishing out three assists against LIU Brooklyn ... posted 26 points on 5-of-7 shooting from the 3-point line while also handing out six assists against Samford ... scored a game-high 24 points to go with five rebounds and six assists against Stony Brook ... scored 20 points and handed out five assists against Washington at MSG as part of the 2K Sports Classic ... registered 19 points, four rebounds and two assists at MSG against UConn as part of the 2K Sports Classic ... deposited 10 points to go with two rebounds and two assists against Evansville ... posted 12 points, one rebound and two assists at Syracuse ... scored 14 points and handed out seven assists against North Florida ... tallied 11 points, three rebounds and two assists against Oakland ... set a personal-best with five steals to along with his 13 points and three assists against Notre Dame ... led the way with 16 points and eight assists against Nicholls State ... scored a game-high 25 points to go with six rebounds and five assists against Kennesaw State ... scored 30 points on 5-of-8 from long distance at Illinois, becoming the first IU player since Christian Watford on Jan. 23, 2011, to score 30 points ... logged a team-high 17 points and had three steals against Michigan State ... reached double figures with 15 points at Penn State while also dishing out seven assists at Penn State ... tallied 25 points, four assists and a steal in a win over Wisconsin ... dropped in nine points against Northwestern ... was 9-10 at the foul line and scored 19 points as he played a team-high 36 minutes against Michigan State ... led the Hoosiers with 17 points - 15 in the second half - in addition to five assists and four rebounds against Illinois ... led the Hoosiers with 14 points, going 4-of-7 from 3-point range, and dishing out five assists at Nebraska ... went 7-of-8 from long range, finishing with 27 points against Michigan ... paced Indiana with 14 points, four rebounds and four assists at Minnesota ... scored a team-high 16 points, pulled down five rebounds, and dished out six assists versus Penn State ... dropped 27 points (11-of-13 free throws) at Purdue ... hit a pair of 3-pointers on his way to 12 points at Northwestern ... led all scorers with 24 points (5-of-10 3FG) while collecting four rebounds at Wisconsin ... scored eight points and dished out four assists in a win over Iowa ... contributed a team-high 20 points and dished out four assists against Ohio State ... registered 10 points, eight rebounds, and five assists versus Nebraska ... dropped in 16 points, including four 3-point field goals, in addition to eight assists in the final game of the regular season at Michigan ... paced the Hoosiers with 14 points against Illinois in the Big Ten Tournament.

AS A FRESHMAN (2012-13): Named Honorable Mention All-Big Ten by the media ... earned Big Ten All-Freshman team recognition from the coaches ... nominated for the Wayman Tisdale Award Midseason Watchlist ... Preseason All-Freshman Team (Sporting News) ... CBSSports.com Preseason All-Freshman Second Team ... started all 36 games and averaged 7.6 point per contest ... led the team with 4.1 assists per game ... also collected 2.8 rebounds per game and shot 78.9 percent from the free throw line ... posted eight points, four rebounds, four assists and one steal in the exhibition win against Indiana Wesleyan ... in his first collegiate regular season game, posted 10 points, five rebounds and seven assists against Bryant in the season opener ... registered four points, two rebounds and three assists against North Dakota State ... dished out seven assists against Sam Houston State ... also recorded three points and three rebounds in 24 minutes versus the Bearkats ... scored just four points but handed out five assists against Georgia in the semifinals of the Progressive Legends Classic at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. ... connected for 14 points and four assists in 33 minutes in the finals of the Progressive Legends Classic at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. ... tallied five rebounds, three assists, two points and a block against Ball State ... scored just two points but had six assists and just one turnover against No. 14 North Carolina while also snagging five rebounds ... registered six points and three assists against Coppin State ... racked up eight points and six assists against Central Connecticut State ... played 31 minutes and connected for 12 points - including the game-tying 3-pointer with six seconds left in regulation to force overtime - while also grabbing a team-best eight rebounds against Butler ... dialed up nine assists, eight points, four rebounds and a steal against Mount St. Mary's ... contributed four points, four rebounds, five assists and a steal against Florida Atlantic ... became the first IU player since 2009 to record 10 assists in a game when he posted as many against Jacksonville ... in his Big Ten debut, scored nine points, grabbed seven boards and dished out four assists in 32 minutes at Iowa ... tallied 13 points and eight assists against Minnesota ... scored nine points to go with three rebounds against Wisconsin ... contributed four points and one assist at Northwestern ... went 6-of-7 from the field, including a trio of 3-pointers to finish with 15 points along with two assists, two rebounds and steal against Penn State ... tallied 11 points and three assists against Michigan State ... went 3-of-4 from the 3-point line for 11 points in addition to three assists and his third blocked shot of the season at Purdue ... played 28 minutes against Michigan and finished with 14 points, five assists and two rebounds ... had seven points and four assists at Illinois ... had one point, but contributed three assists in 25 minutes at Ohio State ... scored eight points to go with two boards and zero turnovers against Nebraska ... tallied six rebounds, five assists, four points and two steals against Purdue ... posted six points, three rebounds and five assists at Michigan State ... registered 10 points, five assists, four rebounds, and one steal at Minnesota ... posted 19 points, five assists (one turnover) and one blocked shot against Iowa ... chipped in with seven points, two rebounds and two assists against Ohio State ... contributed six points, five rebounds and three assists at Michigan ... went 5-of-10 from the field on his way to 12 points while also handing out two assists, blocking two shots and coming away with two steals against Illinois in the quarterfinal of the Big Ten Tournament ... recorded six points and three assists against Wisconsin in the semifinal of the Big Ten Tournament ... scored the first nine points of the game to push the Hoosiers to a win against James Madison in the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament in Dayton ... had three assists and two rebounds against Temple in the Third Round of the NCAA Tournament in Dayton ... had two rebounds, one assist and one steal against Syracuse at the regional semifinals in Washington, D.C.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for head coach Ed Schilling at Park Tudor ... ranked No. 19 overall and No. 2 at the point guard position in his class by Rivals.com ... rated as the No. 3 point guard in his class by Scout.com ... checked in as the No. 24 overall prospect in the ESPN100 ... became the 17th IU recruit to play in the McDonald's All-American game ... led the West team to a victory in the McDonald's All-American game with eight assists and zero turnovers ... helped lead the Indiana Senior All-Stars to a two-game sweep of the Kentucky Senior All-Stars ... led Park Tudor to second straight IHSAA Class 2A state title as a senior ... set a championship game record with 12 assists ... also had 17 points and nine rebounds in the title game to just miss a triple-double ... finished his senior year averaging 18.5 points per game, 3.1 rebounds, 6.6 assists and a season record of 26-2 ... added averaged 18.7 points and 6.6 assists as a junior ... led Park Tudor to a 26-2 record as a junior and the IHSAA Class 2A State title ... scored 14 points and five rebounds to go with six assists in the championship game ... named First Team All-State by the Associated Press ... was on the Indiana Junior All-Star team ... took third place in the adidas Nations tournament for the USA Red 2012 team in August 2011 ... took part in the NBPA Top 100 Camp and was the MVP of the playoffs ... took Park Tudor to the championship game of the IHSAA Class 2A state playoffs and scored 20 points in the title game during his sophomore season ... averaged 23.4 points and 4.6 assists while shooting 57 percent from the 3-point line ... as a freshman at Park Tudor, he averaged 12.3 points, 5.1 assists and two steals per game ... played AAU for Indiana Elite ... earned honor roll accolades at Park Tudor

PERSONAL: Intends to major in sports marketing and management ... birthdate is May 9, 1993 ... the son of Kevin Sr., and Lydia Ferrell ... has one brother and two sisters.


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